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Statistics of Negro and White voter registration in the five Congressional districts of Mississippi; [n.d.]

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Creator:Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
Title:Statistics of Negro and White voter registration in the five Congressional districts of Mississippi; [n.d.]
Date:1965
Description:

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Voter registration statistics of African Americans and whites in five congressional districts in Mississippi, 1961. A letter to groups supporting the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) is attached, as is a sample petition. A sample pledge card, like those to be distributed to congressmen in an effort to solidify their support for the Congressional Challenge, is also included.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

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Subjects:Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Political participation | Statistics | Voter registration | African Americans--Suffrage--Mississippi | Whites--Suffrage--Mississippi | Mississippi--Research | Contested elections--Mississippi | Mississippi | Chickasaw County (Miss.) | Lowndes County (Miss.) | Oktibbeha County (Miss.) | Benton County (Miss.) | Coahoma County (Miss.) | De Soto County (Miss.) | Grenada County (Miss.) | Holmes County (Miss.) | Leflore County (Miss.) | Marshall County (Miss.) | Panola County (Miss.) | Quitman County (Miss.) | Tallahatchie County (Miss.) | Tunica County (Miss.) | Washington County (Miss.) | Amite County (Miss.) | Claiborne County (Miss.) | Copiah County (Miss.) | Franklin County (Miss.) | Hinds County (Miss.) | Pike County (Miss.) | Walthall County (Miss.) | Warren County (Miss.) | Yazoo County (Miss.) | Clarke County (Miss.) | Jasper County (Miss.) | Covington County (Miss.) | Forrest County (Miss.) | George County (Miss.) | Greene County (Miss.) | Kemper County (Miss.) | Lauderdale County (Miss.) | Leake County (Miss.) | Madison County (Miss.) | Newton County (Miss.) | Rankin County (Miss.) | Jefferson Davis County (Miss.) | Lamar County (Miss.) | Marion County (Miss.)
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2003-03-26
Original Material:

Box 2, Folder 15, M323 Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.

Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Forms part of the Joseph and Nancy Ellin Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/manu/id/813